“The tour was an excellent way to get to see Montserrat and going early before the tourist rush was great. The beginning of the tour was guided and then there was plenty of free time to explore on your own. ...Anonymous, – See more reviews
What To Expect
Avoid the crowds and visit Santa Maria de Montserrat Monastery, known for enshrining the image of the Virgin of Montserrat.
Relax as we head from downtown Barcelona to Montserrat sacred mountain, the highest point of the Catalan lowlands by comfortable coach.
Visit the Museum of Montserrat and marvel at its cultural heritage with your tour guide. The Museum of Montserrat contains six very different collections including a selection of the most outstanding artistic and archaeological heritage. Discover more than 1.300 pieces that embrace a vast chronological period from the 13th century BC with an Egyptian sarcophagus to the 20th century with paitings of El Greco, Caravaggio, Monet, Degas, Pissaro, etc. and also one of the finest collections of Catalan painting. Lean about outstanding names such as Picasso and Dalí, etc. See the graphic works by many of the greatest contemporary artists such as Chagall, Braque, Le Corbusier, Rouault, Miró, Dalí, Picasso, Clavé and Tàpies to name a few.
Fall in love with the architecture of the Basilica which combines Gothic and Renaissance styles, visit its atrium and its sacristy as well as an interesting permanent exhibition on the image of the Virgin which shows how it has changed over the years.
You will have 2 hours of free time after your guided tour to visit the Audiovisual Space of Montserrat and taste delicious liquors made by the monks of Montserrat Monastery.
Then, you will be taken back to downtown Barcelona after the tour.
07:15 - Departure from meeting point in downtown Barcelona
08:00 to 08:15 - Arrival to Montserrat
08:20 to 10:00 - Guided tour of Montserrat Monastery
10:00 to 12:00 - Free time
12:15 - Departure from Montserrat
Transportation from meeting point in Barcelona
Montserrat Monastery guided visit including Montserrat Museum and Montserrat Basilica
Entrance to Audiovisual Space 'Montserrat Portes Endins' in Montserrat
Hotel pick up and drop off
Meals and drinks
Tips and gratuities
This tour is free for children up to 2 years old. Discounted rates apply for children aged 3 to 6.
All our card payments are protected by thawte to give you peace of mind.
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